Out of ObsessionVideo

© Rowan Spear-Bulmer

Out of Obsession is a short film focussing on British boulderer Dan Turner which follows his commitment to bouldering and training. Dan pinpoints five problems which he thought represented some of the best climbing in the UK and filmmaker Rowan Spear-Bulmer follows him through the highs and lows of attempting each.

Dan's five problems are:

Voyager Low Start (f8B+) at Burbage South

Blood Sport (f8A+) at Shaftoe

Little Women (f8A+) at Kentmere

Star Slinger (f8A+) at High Crag

Monk Life (f8B+) at Kyloe in the Woods

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Dan is one of Britain's most accomplished boulderers, having completed problems of the highest standard across the length and breadth of the country. In 2014 he also completed the impressive feat of climbing E8,...

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3 Feb, 2020

Pinpointing eh? :)

3 Feb, 2020

Superb watch.

3 Feb, 2020

Brilliant and positive - thank you

3 Feb, 2020

Please somebody tell him about the quality of the metoffice app instead of bbc for weather...

Poor fellow always ends up at a soaking Burbage because of this :(

3 Feb, 2020

He was also looking at the forecast for Sheffield! That's the other side of the hill from Burbage. Met Office High Neb forecast is the one he wants! :)

Great film even for an occasional and very non-enthusiastic boulderer.

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